Parenting

Sibling Rivalry Can Be Tricky — But Here's How Experts Suggest Keeping It to a Minimum

18/07/2021 06:00am | 393 views

Sibling relationships are one of the earliest and most long-lasting relationships we have — but just try to explain that to a 7-year-old and a 5-year-old both intent on playing with the same thing at the same time.

While these types of family fights are headaches for parents, studies show that sibling rivalry can actually be beneficial, teaching kids skills such as negotiating, compromising and resolving conflicts.

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Finance & Family

How To Help Siblings Get Along Better

28/05/2021 06:00am | 496 views

 

Sibling rivalry is often taken as an unexamined fact of family life — as much a part of parenting as potty training or bedtime storie

 

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Finance & Family

Parenting Skills Can Have Huge Payoffs

24/05/2021 06:00am | 240 views

By JUDI LIGHT HOPSON, EMMA H. HOPSON & TED HAGEN. Tribune News Service 

If someone took a poll on what supports good mental health, it’s likely this concept would make the list: “Have two great parents who love you.”

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Mental Health

How to help your kids break out of their pandemic bubble and transition back to being with others

29/04/2021 06:00am | 490 views

Dominique A. Phillips, University of Miami and Jill Ehrenreich-May, University of Miami

As the U.S. enters a new stage of the COVID-19 pandemic, some children may be hesitant to resume in-person social interactions

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Parenting Connection: Starting a Mindfulness Practice with your Child

27/04/2021 06:00am | 387 views

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LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – It’s Parenting Connection Tuesday and 6 News is here for you with tips, strategies, and helpful reminders from local child development experts on how we can be better parents and guardians.

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